50cm Britannia – Brisbane + Mint Green Cassini

Pictured is our 50cm diameter globe cradled in a handcrafted Walnut base. The globe spins within an aged brass meridian and the table has deep horizon bands. Featuring its own unique colour system, the deep hues are created with many… Continue Reading

The Fluted Leg Britannia – 50cm (20 inch) Floor Standing Globe

Our new take on our traditional floor standing base – holding a 50cm diameter globe. Inspired by our “fluted” 80cm Galileo. The handcrafted and hand painted globe spins within a hand engraved brass meridian and can be moved to spin… Continue Reading

April in The Studio : Bellerby & Co Globemakers

What April in our studio is looking like so far! Starting with Alex working on an 80cm Galileo in Britannia Blue… Back when the last gores were going on in back and Isis in front painting the shading on a… Continue Reading

March in The Studio II : Bellerby & Co Globemakers

As the month comes to a close we finish a 50cm in Ocean Blue & an 80cm in Mint Green. 23cm Mini Desk Globe on Purpleheart Wood – available by special request. The globe we made for Royal Ascot –… Continue Reading

March IN THE STUDIO Part I : BELLERBY & CO GLOBEMAKERS, LONDON

This month so far …. we finally finished up the 127cm Churchill (Galileo style base). We are in love with this globe ….. the way it can be adjusted to spin at any angle / upside down and the overall… Continue Reading

FEBRUARY IN THE STUDIO PART III : BELLERBY & CO GLOBEMAKERS, LONDON

Taking a look at what we are working on this week …. Starting with a 36cm Livingstone in Prussian Blue, 2nd gore going down!   Alex painting detail on a Mint Green 80cm –   Special hand mixed colours for… Continue Reading

FEBRUARY IN THE STUDIO PART II : BELLERBY & CO GLOBEMAKERS, LONDON

Taking a look at what we are working on this week …. starting with an 80cm globe in Prussian Blue. For some fun facts about the Statue of Liberty click > here < Painting the horizon band for a large… Continue Reading

February in the studio Part I : Bellerby & Co Globemakers, London

Sam working on a 36cm Livingstone in Prussian Blue – this globe includes the customers favourite quotations in the ocean in a calligraphy font. The 127cm Churchill still in progress.. nearly finished. The is ‘Glacial Blue’ in colouring. Jon has… Continue Reading

January In The Studio : Bellerby & Co Globemakers

It’s been a busy month post holidays, getting back on track and starting a new. We had a new apprentice Eddy start at the beginning of the month as well! He will work through 6 months or so of training… Continue Reading

December in the studio….

Last month in the studio at Bellerby & Co Globemakers… starting with an Aquamarine 36cm Albion.. An 80cm Curve in Britannia Blue.. A Mini Desk Globe in Glacial Blue. 23cm Diameter. A 50cm Britannia in progress… with extra detail in mountain… Continue Reading

NOVEMBER IN THE STUDIO….. II

Photos in the studio through the end of November and first week of December. Working on globes of all sizes as per usual.. getting some winter sunshine through the windows when we are lucky. Glacial Blue 80cm Galileo being glossed… Continue Reading

November in the studio….. I

This month so far we have been working on all sizes of globes as per usual… a few new things in the mix though… Two 50cm in Britannia Blue.. layers of watercolour make this colour shine more green in some light… Continue Reading

Britannia Blue : 50cm & 80cm Floor Standing & Table Globes

The Britannia Blue features many layers of colour in the oceans, from some angles and light more green… from others the shades of blue jump out. The gloss finish on the Britannia and Galileo tends to bring out the blues more while… Continue Reading

October II Through The Instagram Lens

These past few weeks have been all about starting the 127cm Churchill, finishing up a Cool Blue 80cm globe and an 80cm Glacial Blue, and working on 23cm & 36cm desk globes…. as well as carving pumpkins.      … Continue Reading

October Through The Instagram Lens

This month we have been working on all sizes of globes. A 50cm in Ocean Blue for just the second time. This is like a Britannia Blue in the ocean and land shading like the Glacial Blue / Mint Green.… Continue Reading

This Week In Instagram … Bellerby & Co Globemakers London

Some photos from the past few weeks in the studio at Bellerby & Co. We have just about finished up an 80cm Galileo in Mint Green. Jon working on a 36cm Albion – Prussian Blue. Rachel working on a Prussian… Continue Reading

This Week In Instagram … Bellerby & Co Globemakers London

A snippet of what we have been working on these past few weeks. Isis painting the shading on a Taupe 80cm ‘upside down globe’ Jon working on a Reed Green Albion 36 Mini Desk Globe in Charcoal in progress 36cm Albion in… Continue Reading

August In The Studio at Bellerby & Co Globemakers (via the Instagram lens)

A roundup of photos taken this month in the studio so far.. Also see : The 50cm Mint Cassini & earlier in the month (more August!) Jon working on a Taupe 80cm ‘upside down globe’ Traditional base for a 127cm Churchill (previous models have… Continue Reading

In the studio with Lois Bryson-Edmett

Some lovely photos taken last month by Lois Bryson-Edmett : Check out her website Crown of Flowers   For more globes : www.bellerbyandco.com Daily life in the studio on Instagram @globemakers

This Week in Instagram ….

A roundup of photos taken this week in the studio.. starting with Jon working on a 36cm Albion in Prussian Blue Peter working on a 50cm Britannia in Mint Green Downstairs studio space with Leo practising on a 23cm Mini… Continue Reading